Personal Details

Name: SIMPSON, William
Convict Number(s): 5731
Year of Birth: 1826
Date of Death: 06/1876
Place of Death: In Drain whilst being employed by Mrs. GOLDING.
Cause of Death:

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Palmerston
Ship Arrival Year: 1861

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 25/08/1863

Conditional Pardon

Date: 30/09/1870
Location: Bunbury, WA.

Certificate of Freedom


British Details

Relationship Status: Married
Number of Children:
Occupation: Collier
Literacy: Illiterate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: York, England.
Details of Crime: Robbery with Violence. Sentenced to 20 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Bunbury, Fremantle, Wellington.
Employment Types: Labourer, Sawyer, General Servant, Self-Employed 1866.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Employed by Samuel. J . BRECKNELL of Wellington from 16/10/1868 as a Labourer. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Employed by J. ALLERTON of Bunbury Wellington from 29/12/1869 as Labourer. Refer WABI Cards.